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Full text of "Annual Evaluation Report Fiscal Year 1984"

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INTERLIBRARY COOPERATION -- GRANTS TO STATE
LIBRARY AGENCIES (CFDA No. 84.035)

I.    PROGRAM PROFILE

Legislation: Library Services and Construction Act, Title III, P.L.
89-511, as amended and extended by P.L. 91-600, P.L. 95-123, and P.L.
97-35. 20 U.S.C. 351. (Expired September 30, 1984)*

Funding Since 1980:

Fiscal Year                           Authorization                   Appropriation

1980                                          $20,000,000                       $ 5,000,000

1981                                            20,000,000                         12,000,000

1982                                            15,000,000                         11,520,000

1983                                            15,000,000                         11,520,000

1984                                            15,000,000                         15,000,000

Purpose: To provide grants to State Library Administrative Agencies for
the planning, establishment, and maintenance of cooperative networks of
libraries at the local, regional or inter-state level. Such cooperative
networks are intended to provide for the systematic and effective coordi-
nation of resources of school, public, academic and special libraries and
information centers in order to improve the library services to the special
clientele served by each type of library or center.

II.    RESPONSE TO GEPA 417(a)

A.    Goals and Objectives

During FY 1984, the Department's principal objectives with respect to this

program were as follows:

o Encourage the establishment of inter-institutional networks of librar-
ies for the coordination of informational services in schools, public
libraries, academic, and special libraries and information centers.

o Support the increased capability of the State Library Agencies and re-
gional and local libraries to establish and maintain Inter!Ibrary co-
operative activities.

* The Library Services and Construction Act Amendments of 1984, P.L. 98-480,
authorizes Interlibrary Cooperation through September 30, 1989.tion's unserved and underserved areas for library service